Follow Harriet on Twitter

About Harriet


Posts Tagged ‘Shanna Compton’

Bloof Books Publishes CAConrad ‘Censored Interview’ With Library of Congress May 13, 2016: It appears that The Library of Congress asked CAConrad to participate in a new interview series with poets, only to turn around afterward and decline to run the piece! Lucky for us, and not so much [...] by

The Self-Obliteration of Rosemary Tonks, 1928-2014 June 2, 2014: “She later attributed her next life disaster to difficult Taoist eye exercises, which involved staring for hours at a blank wall, turning the eyes in and looking intensely at bright objects. In [...] by

FROM DISNEY’S PORN VAULT, A STORY THAT WILL BRING THE FAMILY TOGETHER, THIS APOCALYPSE. On Amanda Montei’s The Failure Age April 3, 2014: In which I talk about reading THE FAILURE AGE &  Amanda Montei talks about making THE FAILURE AGE   Divya: Reading The Failure Age There comes a time in every woman’s life when you must [...] by

My Poetry Picks for 2013 December 4, 2013: Practically every poem in my copy is full of underlinings: Natalie Shapero’s No Object (Saturnalia, 2013). Contains some of the most exhilarating poetry I saw all year: Amanda Smeltz’s Imperial [...] by

Twemlow and Compton Rock Chicago! November 5, 2013: Yeah, that’s right, the reading you’ve been waiting for! One of Harriet‘s feature bloggers, Nick Twemlow, and the ever-awesome Shanna Compton will be reading next Wednesday [...] by

Shanna Compton Celebrates Joyce Mansour November 13, 2012: We’re thrilled to see Shanna Compton spreading the good word about Joyce Mansour, surrealist poet, feminist icon, and apartment neighbor to Edmond Jabès. In case you haven’t come across [...] by

A Must-Read Post for Women Poets—And Everyone Else August 15, 2012: Over at Best American Poetry, some of our favorite poets–Sandra Simonds, Sina Queyras, Elisa Gabbert, Shanna Compton, Juliana Spahr, Vanessa Place and Danielle Pafunda–had a great [...] by

Commit to poetry! January 12, 2011: Finding yourself short of New Year’s resolutions that can actually stick? Try committing to publish at least three pieces on poetry in 2011. Shanna Compton has even created a helpful support [...] by